April 2013 Events

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Apr 6 to Apr 28

Daffodil Days
All Day Event at

Apr 9 to Apr 26

Afternoon Tea
All Day Event at

Apr 11

Bees in Your Garden
11:00AM to 12:00PM at

Apr 13

Mornings in the Vegetable Garden
10:30AM to 11:30AM at

Apr 14

Seasonal Family Sensory Walks- Spring
1:00PM to 2:00PM at

Apr 14

In A Sentimental Mood
3:00PM to 4:00PM at

Apr 15 to Apr 19

April Vacation Camp
9:00AM to 3:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

Apr 27

Walking Tour of House and Grounds
11:00AM to 12:00PM at Blithewold Mansion and Grounds

Apr 28

The Fairy Festival
11:00AM to 3:00PM at

    From Our Blog

  • Springing into action (May 06, '16)
    Despite the wretched weather this week, we ushered in May with a flurry of activity.  The volunteers helped us pot up 100 dahlias in preparation for planting out in the gardens next month.  They also transplanted Cosmos and Zinnia seedlings that will eventually be planted in the Cutting Garden.  We are trialing about a dozen […]
  • A Boy’s Trip to Europe, 1869 (Apr 27, '16)
    In 1869, 16-year-old Israel Pardee left his home in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, for a one-year educational journey through Europe, accompanied by his younger sister Anne. Israel (known in the family as Izzie) was Bessie McKee’s older brother and became Marjorie Van Wickle’s favorite Uncle. Izzie and Anne had joined the family of their father’s friend, Dr. […]
  • Daffodil Bliss (Apr 22, '16)
    Daffodil Days here at Blithewold are in full swing.  The soft, sweet fragrance of the flowers wafts toward me whenever I walk near the Bosquet.  It’s positively enticing!  I could wax poetic about each daffodil variety we have here, but I thought it would be better to let them speak for themselves.  So, in lieu […]
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